b"Giving in ActionCommunity Supported EventsFarm Bureau members, employees and many other agriculture supporters show up and give generously when they know its in the name of furthering ag literacy!Participation and VolunteersOver 100 volunteers helped make IAAF events successfulMore than 540 community supporters, ag professionals, and Farm Bureau members participated in events tosupport IAITC45 businesses and organizations showed their commitment to ag literacy through sponsorshipsMore than $118,000 was raised through events for IAITCMatt and Lauren Lurkins, along with their daughter Caroline and son Julian, live in the Bloomington-Normal community and work for GROWMARK and Illinois Farm Bureau respectively. Here is why our events are important to them:any in our community do not have a connectionWMato the farm, so it is important that we taketchthe opportunity to invite them to see what its ou(agriculture) all about. It's neat to see that our kidsrvcan talk about where their food comes from. It isideimportant to support IAITC and to get the messageo heout that we (farmers) are doing the right things forre: 186 https://vimeo m/359996the environment and the community. .coEvent Sponsors $1,500 and upBlue Cross BlueEurest DiningIAA Credit Union NutrienShield of Illinois Services Illinois Farm Bureau P & P Press, Inc. COUNTRY Financial FarmWeekNow Livingston CountyPrairie Farms DairyEnbridge GROWMARKFarm Bureau18 IAA Foundation Impact Report"